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The Mathematics of Derailing Spiritually

It’s simple math, really. Everything minus Jesus equals nothing, and Jesus plus nothing equals everything. With Jesus, every other person, place, or thing we are given to enjoy is bonus — not something to plug our emotional umbilical cords into, but rather something to offer thanks for to God.

As the Puritan, whose possessions were reduced to a single piece of bread and a single glass of water, said:

“What? All this and Jesus Christ too?”

This article about derailing spiritually originally appeared here, and is used by permission.